E. L. P. Norton crock with cobalt blue hollyhock decoration. Bennington, VT, circa 1861-1881. The initials stand for Edward Sr. and Lumen Preston (Norton). Measures 8.5 inches wide by 7.5 inches high. Small chip to base rim.
Antique stoneware 2 gallon John Burger Rochester ovoid jug with strong cobalt blue flower decoration, circa 1854-67. Old inventory tag on felt-covered base. NOTE: Two chips at top of the jug clearly shown in the photographs. Measures 14.5 inches high and 8.5 inches wide.
Early Korean or Japanese earthenware storage jar in brown glaze with combed textured surface. Made sometime between the 11th and 17th centuries. This form of workaday pottery remained relatively unchanged throughout this time span and is difficult to precisely date. It measures 21 inches high and 12 inches wide at center. Good original condition with only one small hole and chip to base.
Large antique redware bowl decorated with a slip glaze flower and a painted border. Nineteenth century. Diameter is 22.5 inches. Very good condition with wear commensurate with age. No cracks or repairs.
E L P Norton Bennington VT 2-gallon stoneware jug with flower decoration in deep cobalt blue. Excellent condition. Measures 13 inches tall.